Umbria & Tuscany in a Fiat 500
An unforgettably thrilling vacation that will linger in your heart for a long time!
A vacation in Italy is a vacation steeped in mythology and legend, in history, style and atmosphere, it offers magnificent food, breathtaking views and, of course, the finest of wines. And what could be more fun, more thrilling, more romantic than a holiday driving around the countryside of Italy in a Fiat 500!?
Driving around Italy in a Fiat 500 is a unique experience everyone should enjoy at least once in their lifetime. Come and discover an Italy you didn’t know existed, explore the countryside of Umbria and Tuscany in a gorgeous 500, drive over twisting back roads that will remain impressed in your memory forever.
Accomodations: 7 Overnights in charming 4* hotels or Residenze d’Epoca (Elegant historical buildings turned into 4*sup. Hotels) in Cortona, San Quirico d’Orcia (Val d’Orcia), Città della Pieve, Perugia.
Fiat 500 rental from Cortona to Perugia (7days/6 nights), 7 nights in BB in hotels of 4* or 5* , 1500 km with car, car insurance*, 1 visit to winery in Montalcino with a tasting of 3 red wines and bruschetta, 1 lunch in a typical restaurant in Trequanda serving typical Tuscan meal (Ribollita, Filetto di Cinta Senese and more ), 1 typical lake fish lunch in Castiglione del Lago, 1 entrance fee to a SPA resort in San Casciano dei Bagni for one day (mid week ticket), 1 visit to a dairy with cheese tasting, maps and assistance UmbriAction.
PRICE DO NOT INCLUDE
City tax when expected, lunch and dinner that are not mentioned in the program, beverages, sanitary insurance (with supplement), transfers on arrival and/or departure.
IT IS POSSIBLE TO EXTEND THE STAY IN ANY TOWN INCLUDED IN THE ITINERARY
Arrival in Italy and transfer to Cortona (private transfer is optional). Arrival in Cortona and check in in your hotel! Time at your leisure for visiting the town or its surroundings, including the interesting Maec Museum of art in the center! Cortona is world famous as the set of a movie," Under the Tuscan Sun" ! Here you will discover the authentic famous atmosphere of this famous town!
Breakfast. In the morning, car delivery in your hotel, or close by! Now you will have your own Fiat 500 for starting your journey in Tuscany and Umbria! There are a lot of beautiful places to discover around Cortona and new experiences to live in the very heart of Italy! Day at your leisure! Overnight in Cortona.
After breakfast departure with your Fiat 500 to San Quirico d'Orcia (km 70). During your journey you will make a stop in Trequanda, a charming Tuscan village for your special lunch! A delicious typical tuscan lunch in waiting for you! You will taste the renowned tuscan cuisine sipping your red wine and facing famous vineyards and olive groves on the rolling hills ! In the afternoon you will get to San Quirico d’Orcia for checking in! Accommodation in your hotel in San Quirico d'Orcia.
After breakfast, car drop off in your hotel. Departure. END OF SERVICE
After breakfast you will take your Fiat 500 and drive along country panoramic roads to Pienza. Pienza is the city of Cheese, the Pecorino cheese, a delicious local product that matches so well with local Tuscan Wine, the Nobile or Brunello! Even Pienza worth a visit! Overnight in San Quirico d’Orcia
After breakfast you will take your Fiat 500 and drive along country panoramic roads to visit Montalcino, a typical Tuscan hamlet that is famous all over the world for the production of red wine. Here you will have the chance of visiting a very famous and traditional wine estate for tasting wines and cheese. Tuscan Atmosphere to breath in this charming little town, so small but so famous! Overnight in San Quirico d’Orcia
After breakfast, from Città della Pieve first you will stop for your lunch in Castiglione del Lago an imposing medieval castle on the lake Trasimeno shores. Here there is a nice lunch waiting for you in a cozy restaurant in the old city! After lunch, with your car you will finally get to Perugia ( km 42), the international capital city of Umbria, world famous for the chocolate and the Jazz Festival of July! In Perugia there are many attractions to visit and many events all through the year! Accommodation in Hotel in Perugia
After breakfast departure with your Fiat 500 to Città della Pieve. First stop is after 46 km in San Casciano dei Bagni to enjoy one of the most beautiful Spas in Italy! In fact Val d’Orcia is also famous for thermal water! Here you will relax into warm water and you might have also some massage. Arrival in Città della Pieve in the afternoon. Città della Pieve, hometown to one of the most famous painters of Italian Renaissance, Pietro Vannucci called Perugino. Accommodation in your hotel. Time for visiting the old town famous for its narrow winding roads and the houses made of red bricks. Città della Pieve is a magic place; thanks to its position it is possible to dominate both Umbria and Tuscany and has a long and very interesting history! Many traditional workshops and wineries are to be found out in the winding narrow roads of the town